Nothing works better changing a mindset than a great quote. When you’re starting a new project here are some fuel motivators to spark creativity, start a culture for innovation or to prioritize innovation in your business.
- The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man. – George Bernard Shaw
- If you always do what you always did, you will always get what you always got. – Albert Einstein
- Minds are like parachutes; they work best when open. – T. Dewar
- Stay hungry. Stay foolish. – Steve Jobs
- Innovation is anything, but business as usual. – Anonymous
- Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all. -Dale Carnegie
- Managers say yes to innovation when doing nothing is a bigger risk. – Gijs van Wulfen
- It is not how many ideas you have. It’s how many you make happen. – Advertisement of Accenture
- Innovation is the ability to convert ideas into invoices. – L. Duncan
- The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect, but by the play instinct arising from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the object it loves. – Carl Jung
- To accomplish great things we must dream as well as act. – Anatole France
- You can expect no influence if you are not susceptible to influence. – Carl Jung
- You must do the thing you think you cannot do. – Eleanor Roosevelt
- The best thinking has been done in solitude. The worst has been done in turmoil. – Thomas Edison
- Imagination is more important than knowledge. – Albert Einstein
- Vision is the art of seeing things invisible. – Jonathan Swift
- The best way to predict the future is to create it. – Alan Kay
- Microsoft is always two years away from failure. – Bill Gates
- You can’t just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they’ll want something new. – Steve Jobs
- You can have brilliant ideas, but if you can’t get them across, your ideas won’t get you anywhere. – Lee Iaccocca
- I can’t understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I’m frightened of the old ones. – John Cage
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Lisa Caprelli is a business growth expert, speaker and best selling author of Color Your Message: The Art of Digital Marketing and Social Media.